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The Largest 200 Music Stores Ranked By Sales

Who are America's largest music stores, and what did they gross in sales last year? Sales information presented for the largest 200 stores includes sales per employee, sales per store, and productivity rankings, as well as general background and contact information. The most current report includes information on music stores with sales ranging from $3 million  to $2 Billion. Collectively, this group of leading music stores employs nearly 20,000 and accounts for more than 50% of overall music industry sales volume.

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Here is a sample of the data you can find on the Top 200 Music Stores:

Rank 2014

Rank 2013

Company  

2014 Sales

% Chg 

2013 Sales

2014 Emp

2013 Emp 

2014 Loc 

2013 Loc 

1

1

Guitar Center, Inc.

$2,239,000,000

2.1%

$2,192,300,000

11,000

11,610

408

369

2

2

Sam Ash Music Corp.

$395,000,000

-4.8%

$415,000,000

1,179

1,250

44

45

3

3

Sweetwater

$353,382,000

27.4%

$277,358,000

755

577

1

1

4

4

American Musical Supply

$215,000,000

9.1%

$197,000,000

140

114

1

1

5

5

Full Compass Systems, Ltd.

$137,000,000

3.0%

$133,000,000

200

218

1

1

6

6

B&H Photo & Video

$93,000,000

9.4%

$85,000,000

na

na

1

1

7

7

Washington Music

$82,000,000

-1.2%

$76,000,000

96

97

1

1

8

9

Steinway Retail

$57,075,,000

37%

$41,660,000

59

50

14

13

9

8

J.W. Pepper

$53,000,000

1.9%

$52,010,000

224

218

11

11

10

11

Alto Music

$41,000,000

0%

$41,000,000

90

90

3

3

Information in the current report includes financial, employment and background data on the following music stores:

A. Cavallo Violins, LLC
Accent Music
Alamo Music Center
All County Music
Alpha Music
Alto Music
American Musical Supply
Amro Music Stores
Anderson Music Co
Andy's Music
Art's Music Shop, Inc.
Aspire Music
Austin Bazaar
B & H Photo & Video
Bailey Brothers Music
Bananas At Large, Inc.
Beacock Music
Bert Murdock Music
Bertrand's Music
Bill's Music House
Bizarre Guitar
Brighton Music Center
Brook Mays/H&H Music
Buddy Roger's Music
C & M Music Center
C.A. House Music
Carter Vintage Guitars
Cascio Interstate Music
CCI Solutions
Chicago Music Exchange
Cooper Music
Corner Music
Crazy Dave's Music
Cream City Music
Cunningham Piano Co. Inc.
Dave Phillips Music & Sound
Dave's Guitar Shop
Dietze Music House
Don Wilson Music Co
Draisen Edwards Music
Drum Center of Portsmouth
Drum City Guitarland
Dunkley Music
Easy Music Center
Eckroth Music Company
Edmond Music
Eighth St. Music
Elderly Instruments
Evola Music Center
Fletcher Music Centers
Forshey Piano Company
Fort Bend Music Center
Forte Piano
Frank & Camille's East
Frank Rieman Music, Inc.
Full Compass Systems, Ltd.
Fuller's Vintage Guitar
Gadsden Music Company
Gelb Music
George's Music Stores Inc.
GF Sales LLC
Gigasonic.com
Gracewinds Music
Grandma's Music
Graves Piano & Organ Company
Greenbrier Percussion, LLC.
Griggs Music
Groth Music
Gruhn Guitars, Inc.
Guitar Center, Inc.
Guitar Salon International
Guitar Sanctuary
Guitar Showcase
Heid Music
Henderson Music Co.
Hermes Music
Hillje Music Center, LLC.
Hoffman Music Company
Hollowood Music & Sound Inc
Hot Licks Guitar Shop
House of Guitars
Huber & Breese Music Studio
I DJ Now
Instrument Pro
Instrumental Music
Island Music Company
J.W. Pepper
Jackson's Music
Jacobs Music Company
Jim's Music Centers
John Keal Music Co., Inc.
Johnson String Instrument
Jordan Kitt's Music
JRR Shop
Ken Stanton Music
Kennelly Keys Music, Inc.
Keyboard Concepts
Kidder Music Service

Kincaid's Is Music
Kraft Music
 
Lacefield Music
Lafayette Music Co., Inc.
Lane Music
Leitz Music Co., Inc.
Liquid Audio
Lone Star Percussion
M. Steinert & Sons
Marshall Music
Melhart Music Center
Menchey Music Service
Meyer Music
Meyer Music, Inc.
Milano Music Center
MiniMax electronics
Mississippi Music, Inc.
Mom's Music
Mozingo Music
Mundt Music Of Longview LLC
Music Arts Enterprises, Inc.
Music Exchange
Music Go Round
Music Zoo
MusicNotes.com
MusicStoreLive.com
N' Stuff Music
Nick Rail Music
Norman's Rare Guitars
N-Tune Music and Sound
Paige's Music
Palen Music Center, Inc.
Pecknel Music Company
Pender's Music Company
Piano & Organ Center
Piano Distributors
Piano Gallery
Piano Music Center Miami
Pitbull Audio
Planet DJ
Playground Music Center, Inc.
PM Music Center
Portland Music Company
Portman's Music inc.
Pro Audio Star
Pro Music Group
ProGuitarShop.com
Prosser Piano & Organ
Quinlan & Fabish Music Co.
Rainbow Guitars
Rayburn Musical Instruments
RBC Music Inc
Rettig Music
Riverton Music, Inc.
Robert M. Sides
Rockley Music
Romeo Music
Rondo Music
Rudy's Music Stop
Russo Music Center
Saied Music Company
Sam Ash Music Corp.
Schmitt Music Company
Senseney Music, Inc.
Shar Products Company
Sheet Music Plus
Sigler Music Centers
Skip's Music, Inc.
SoCal Pianos
Springfield Music
Stanton's Sheet Music, Inc.
Steinway Hall North Texas/Houston
Steinway Hall Retail
Steinway Piano - Austin
Steinway Piano Gallery-DC
Steve Weiss Music
Strait Music
Summerhays Music
Sweetwater
Swicegood Music Company
Tarpley Music
Taylor Music, Inc.
Ted Brown Music Company
The Music Center, Inc.
The STRATosphere
Tobias Music
Total Music Source
Truetone Music
Unique Squared
Vintage King Audio, Inc.
Ward-Brodt Music Mall
Washington Music Center
We Buy Guitars
West Music Co.
White House of Music
Wichita Band
Wild West Guitars
Wildwood Guitars
Williamson Music Co.
Willis Music Company
Zeswitz Music
Zorro Sound
  

     
     






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